Montclair ice cream shop’s logo stirs up controversy

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The new downtown Dairy Air Ice Cream Co. was blasted this week for its derrière-themed name and provocative cow logo, which some found offensive and demeaning to women. The kerfuffle has apparently...
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Montclair BID budget set for $567K

Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair Center Business Improvement District (BID) budget for 2018 is $567,000, remaining relatively flat compared to last year’s budget of $562,300.The BID is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization established in 2002 by...

Jumping sharks: Nicki Radzely makes a deal

Nicki Radzely, Montclair entrepreneur, made a deal with "Mr. Wonderful" on "Shark Tank."
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Montclair CFO wants to mandate employee direct deposit

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsWith only nine township employees not opting for direct deposit and three recent incidents of double paycheck cashing, Padmaja Rao, Montclair’s chief financial officer, thinks making the township’s payroll mandatory direct...

What’s in store at Lidl? Going inside ahead of Lackawanna move

 By Jaimie Julia Winters and Adam Anik winters@montclairlocal.newsWhen Lackawanna developer Robert Schmitt of Hampshire Cos. announced the potential new supermarket tenant for the fourth ward last week, some were skeptical, if not confused.Comments from...

Snowflakes tell women’s tales of sexual assault

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news If artist and gallery owner Amy Tingle has her way, by the end of February Montclair will have a blizzard that has nothing to do with winter. She is creating a collection...
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Seymour Street redevelopment plan wins award

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsNew Jersey Planning Officials, an organization of planning and zoning boards, has awarded the township’s Seymour Street Redevelopment Plan the group's Achievements in Planning Award.The award was announced in the association's recent...
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Flatiron area BID director to take the reins in Montclair

Jennifer Brown will begin in Montclair as the BID's executive director in Montclair on Nov. 12.

PHOTOS: Glenridge Parklet opens

On Friday, Sept. 28, Mayor Robert Jackson, BID Director Israel Cronk and other officials will open a new seasonal parklet on Glenridge Avenue.
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BID to develop app for Montclair events, businesses

The Montclair Center Business Improvement District is working on a cellphone app so that residents and visitors will have information about local events and businesses at their fingertips, according to the organization. The idea is...